Tag Archives: Interior Design

Design Inspiration: A Color Palette of Gray & Red!

When I travel, I am constantly surrounded by design inspiration. Everywhere I look, I find small design details, along with so much “full scale” inspiration! As I said earlier, I so enjoyed our stay in Beaune at Hostellerie de Levernois. … Continue reading

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“On The Road With Kathryn”: First Stop in France… St. Emillion

The first stop on our French wine adventure, was Saint Emillion and our first hotel was Hostellerie de Plaisance. This lovely medieval city’s buildings are carved in rock and the architecture is characterized by an elegant ascetic classicism. The warm, pale beige stone … Continue reading

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Country Home Magazine!

I was thrilled to see my Noble / Lake James project in the latest issue of Country Home Magazine. Country Home is a “Meredith Special” publication that is published quarterly. It is always gratifying to see one’s design projects published in a national … Continue reading

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Happy Summer Solstice From Chestnut Cottage!

Wow, so much has happened since Leah’s birthday post for my birthday on March 10th!!  Sorry I’ve been away from The Collected Room for so many weeks.  I’ve missed all of you and have so many things to share with … Continue reading

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“Designer’s Notebook”: Shades of Blue Plus Orange!

Recently while I was in DC speaking at the Washington Design Center, I did a little work in the Scalamandre showroom.  One of the things that  I found were some interesting “shades of blue” plus orange!  I had just completed … Continue reading

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